Hiking accessible to people with disabilities
 

Discover a selection of hiking and walking itineraries accessible to people with disabilities, so you can discover all the diversity Amiens has on offer !

Cycle paths

www.somme.fr/veloroute-vallee-somme
www.somme-tourisme.com/balades-et-randonnees

This gentle route serving both pedestrians and cyclists invites locals and visitors of the départment to discover all the touristic, natural, and cultural wealth to be found along the banks of the Somme Valley on their way through Amiens. 

> Guide from Ouest France publishers on sale at the Amiens Métropole Tourist Office

>> For your information: 

• There are no special facilities for people with disabilities. Even if the ground of the Somme cycle path has been levelled out, it’s not always a smooth ride for people in wheelchairs, especially on rainy days.
• There’s no signage for blind people or those with reduced visibility, and so should be accompanied.

 

The Canardière route

The canardière (or punt gun) route is a 13.5 km hiking trail between Amiens and Longueau. The marais des Bœufs (or cow’s marsh) is also a great spot for a picnic, to play some games, and for enthusiasts to go fishing. 

> Duration: Around three and a half hours - 14 km

>> For your information: 

• There are no special facilities for people with disabilities. Even if the ground of the Somme cycle path has been levelled out, it’s not a smooth ride for people in wheelchairs, especially on rainy days. • There’s no signage for blind people or those with reduced visibility. 
• People with mental handicaps must be accompanied.

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The Glisy communal marshland

The marshland path interpretation and walking trail
Tel: +33(0)3 22 38 10 38
www.ville-glisy.fr

Over this 2.9 km route, walkers can enjoy this natural location by reading the on-site information boards.

>> For your information: 

• The even path, composed of compacted gravel and sometimes duckboard, allows people with reduced mobility to easily get around. 
• There are walkways allowing you to cross any ditches.
• People with mental handicaps must be accompanied.

The Saint-Ladre pond, in Boves

Tel: +33(0)3 22 89 63 96
http://cen-hautsdefrance.org
contact@conservatoirepicardie.org

At the heart of the Avre valley not far from Amiens, this short route is perfect for a family outing: there are ponds, little bridges, snails, frogs, dragonflies, butterflies... This is a perfect place to get back in touch with nature! Some days, guided walks are on offer for the more passionate amongst you! 

>> For your information: 

• An accessible path for people with reduced mobility allows for users to safely explore the reserve. 
• People with mental handicaps must be accompanied.

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